The next Marvel movie heading to theaters is Thor: Ragnarok. The film will bring a new look for Thor, and Instagram user and cosplayer Thor.nl is already all over it. He and Wonderwoman NL recently put the finishing touches on the costume to get the ensemble ready for Comic Con Amsterdam. They sculpted foam for the body armor and used different techniques for the weapons and accessories, including 3D printing and sewing.
One particularly standout element is the LED effect Thor.nl wrapped around his arm. See the lighting effects in action in this video. Scroll down to see a work in progress pic and a photo showing off all the props that go with the costume.
Stop breadboarding and soldering – start making immediately! Adafruit’s Circuit Playground is jam-packed with LEDs, sensors, buttons, alligator clip pads and more. Build projects with Circuit Playground in a few minutes with the drag-and-drop MakeCode programming site, learn computer science using the CS Discoveries class on code.org, jump into CircuitPython to learn Python and hardware together, or even use Arduino IDE. Circuit Playground Express is the newest and best Circuit Playground board, with support for MakeCode, CircuitPython, and Arduino. It has a powerful processor, 10 NeoPixels, mini speaker, InfraRed receive and transmit, two buttons, a switch, 14 alligator clip pads, and lots of sensors: capacitive touch, IR proximity, temperature, light, motion and sound. A whole wide world of electronics and coding is waiting for you, and it fits in the palm of your hand.